Keys to the Past

Low Light, Inner Farne (North Sunderland and Seahouses)

The Low Light lighthouse was built in 1810 and destroyed between 1909 and 1910. It was an octagonal tower, about 8m high. Some of its masonry can be seen near the west cliff.

Reference number:N5897
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Event(s):FIELD SURVEY, National Trust survey: the Farne Islands 2010; Archaeo-Environment Ltd

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Source of Reference
Local History of North Sunderland and Seahouses

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